‘Sharing Economy’ Startup ShareRing Tapped for China’s Blockchain Service Network

A provider of an ecosystem for the "sharing and rental economy," ShareRing will join China’s government-backed blockchain initiative......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 15th, 2020

China’s BSN to ‘Localize’ 24 Public Blockchains by Making Them Permissioned

China’s state-sanctioned Blockchain-Based Service Network is finally bringing public chains to its homeland -- but they will look very different......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 17th, 2020

How Chainlink and Cosmos Fit Into China’s Grand Blockchain Initiative

Chainlink will help the state-backed Blockchain-Based Service Network with oracles, and Cosmos-powered Irisnet will assist with interoperability......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 23rd, 2020

Venture capitalists reveal the startups that changed everything in the past decade (UBER, SFIX, AMZN, TEAM)

Jackal Pan/Visual China Group via Getty Images / Stitch Fix / Stripe / Shopify The past decade was an eventful one for the startup world. The rise of smartphones, online marketplaces, the sharing economy, and cheap access to the cloud have enable.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 2nd, 2020

Music-Sharing Startup Audius Gives New Details on Twin Crypto Tokens

Blockchain startup Audius has revealed details of its decentralized music network's two tokens and governance system in a white paper......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 25th, 2018

Chinese Arbitrator Builds Online Ruling System on a Blockchain

An arbitration committee in China has launched an online ruling system utilizing a distributed network for sharing evidence in legal disputes......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskSep 28th, 2018

Report: Lyft users added $86.7M to Miami economy in 2018

Miami's economy received a $86.7 million economic boost last year, courtesy of ride hailing giant Lyft. The San Francisco-based transportation network company's new 2019 Economic Impact Report details how its ride-sharing service has influenced Mi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 25th, 2019

China Internet service providers mull switching to US cloud platforms

The US Clean Network program has.....»»

Category: topSource: digitimesSep 10th, 2020

Money Reimagined: China’s ‘Cold War’ Blockchain Strategy

China's new digital currency and Blockchain Services Network are part of a national plan to escape U.S. financial hegemony......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 24th, 2020

YouTube Urges Court To Quash Cryptocurrency Scam Lawsuit, Citing Social Media Immunity

Alphabet Inc’s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) (NASDAQ: GOOG) video streaming service YouTube filed a motion this week to dismiss a lawsuit brought on by blockchain startup Ripple and its CEO Brad Garlinghouse, the Block read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 24th, 2020

Inside the Craze for Filecoin Crypto Mining in China

As Filecoin inches closer to a blockchain mainnet launch, investors in China are again speculating heavily on the network’s mining hardware and token prices......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 12th, 2020

US Air Force Gives Blockchain Firm $1.5M to Build Supply Chain Network

SIMBA Chain, a blockchain-as-a-service company, has two years and $1.5 million to further build out its supply chain logistics platform for the United States Air Force......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJun 15th, 2020

CFH developing EV IoT blockchain financing platform

Taiwan's Cathay Financial Holdings (CFH) has disclosed its technology center is developing an electric vehicle (EV) IoT blockchain financing platform through cooperation with EV charging service provider ChargeSmith and blockchain startup BSOS......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesJun 8th, 2020

Sidestepping Telegram, Devs and Validators Launch Fork of TON Blockchain

TON Labs, a startup that helped Telegram run the test network for its blockchain network, launched its own version called Free TON Thursday, with the support of professional validators......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMay 7th, 2020

Zoom is acquiring startup Keybase to help it build end-to-end encryption as part of its 90-day plan to fix security flaws (ZM)

Reuters/Carlo Allegri Zoom is acquiring Keybase, a secure messaging and file sharing service, to help it build end-to-end encryption for its video conferencing service. Keybase cofounder Max Krohn will now lead Z.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 7th, 2020

China’s National Blockchain Will Change the World

As China rolls out its Blockchain-based Services Network (BSN), an insider describes the "breathtaking" scope of the initiative......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 24th, 2020

Blockchain Now Officially Part of China’s Technology Strategy

An influential government authority responsible for planning China's economy has said blockchain will form an integral part of the country's data and technology infrastructure......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 20th, 2020

Libra vs. DCEP? The Battle for the Future of Money Heats Up

NLW breaks down libra’s new fiat-pegged model, DCEP’s trial app and China’s Blockchain Service Network.....»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 16th, 2020

Blockchain Bites: DLT’s Great Leap Forward, Bitcoin Hoarders and a16z’s New Fund

China is taking charge in the digitization of the world economy, while Maker faces a $28M class action lawsuit. Get the latest bite-sized news......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 15th, 2020

Blockchain Bites: DLT’s Great Leap Forward, Bitcoin Horders and a16z’s New Fund

China is taking charge in the digitization of the world economy, while Maker faces a $28M class action lawsuit. Get the latest bite-sized news......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 15th, 2020

Inside China’s Plan to Power Global Blockchain Adoption

China is about to launch its national blockchain platform, part of Beijing’s grand strategy to lead the digital transformation of the world economy......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 14th, 2020